Network Specialist - VM Engineer Senior

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Systems Engineering
Location
Arlington, Virginia

REQ#: RQ129451

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Pipeline

Provide high-level operation and maintenance technical expertise in VMware VSphere environments. Requires in depth knowledge and experience of Windows and Linux (REHL), VMware VSphere ESXi environments, Dell EqualLogic Storage Area Networks, F5 load balancers, HP server, and storage hardware and configuration. Build, develop, and analyze advanced technical solutions for the management of networks, software, hardware, configurations, and architectures. Able to install, configure, and manage vCenter Operations Manager, Horizon View environments, and Machine Creation Services. Design and manage Dell EqualLogic Storage Area Networks, including LUN creation, zoning, and multi-patching. Design, deploy, and manage Active Directory domain services, including DNS, DHCP, Remote Desktop Session Host, DFS, Microsoft Failover Clusters, and Microsoft NLB Clusters, DNS BIND, and Infoblox (DHCP, IPAM, DNS). Diagnose and resolve vSphere performance issues, evaluating projected usage of CPU, storage, memory, and network bandwidth to ensure future procurement planning, service delivery, and maximum server uptime. Evaluates existing systems and plans long-term strategies. May coach and provide guidance to less-experienced professionals.

Minimum Education Required:

  • MS or MA degree in a Computer Science, Information Systems Management, Mathematics, Operations Research, Statistics, or Engineering.
  • ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION:   Four (4) years of relevant IT experience with an BA/BS can be substituted for a MA/MS degree.

Minimum Experience Required:

  • Ten (10) years’ experience with Virtualization disciplines and protocols to include comprehensive knowledge of specific virtualization system administrator tasks.
  • Five (5) years of concurrent System and VMWare Administrator experience
  • Advanced level industry certification from one of the following: Microsoft, VMWare, AWS or relevant technology (or achieve within six months of hiring).
  • IAT Level II baseline certification in accordance with DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program, (or achieve within six months of TOA or hiring)

Security Clearance: Secret clearance based upon a SSBI or SSBI-PR completed within the past five years.


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COVID-19 Vaccination

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